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Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone

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Meet Prem Watsa, the man who wants to save BlackBerry

He's been called the Warren Buffett of Canada -- and rightfully so. But will Watsa's golden stuff extend to the battered brand that is now BlackBerry?

By September 23, 2013

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BlackBerry bid will be financed, Fairfax's Watsa says

After the struggling smartphone maker threw in the towel and announced its plans to go private, the man behind the buyout proposal, Prem Watsa, says he's confident the deal will succeed.

By September 25, 2013

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BlackBerry CEO out as Fairfax deal hits the rocks

The $4.7 billion deal to take BlackBerry private is dead, and Thorsten Heins is headed for the exit. Now BlackBerry plans to raise $1 billion selling convertible notes to investors.

By November 4, 2013

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BlackBerry to go private at $9 per share? Not so fast

The buyout offer floated might be replaced with a deal that could come in around $7 per share, according to some analysts.

By October 1, 2013

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BlackBerry agrees to US$4.7bn buyout

BlackBerry has agreed to a buyout by Toronto-based financial holding company Fairfax Financial Holdings, which owns about 10 per cent of the mobile company's shares.

By September 23, 2013

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BlackBerry to go private in $4.7 billion deal

BlackBerry shareholders would receive $9 a share in the deal offered by a group led by Fairfax Financial Holdings.

By September 23, 2013

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BlackBerry: Now's the 'right time' to explore alternatives

The beleaguered smartphone maker says it will consider "strategic alternatives" that could range from joint ventures to an outright sale of its operations.

By August 12, 2013